Meet the Music Faculty


Sean Burton
Sean Burton
Department Chair, Professor of Music, Director of Choral Activities, and Director of The Briar Cliff Jazz Ensemble
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Jeremy Owens
Jeremy Owens
Associate Professor of Music
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Richard Steinbach
Richard Steinbach
Professor of Music
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Melanie Krieps Mergen

“Now that I’m in a graduate program for writing, I’m realizing now more than ever how outstanding the Modern Languages department is,” says Melanie. “My time as an English major at Briar Cliff gave me the foundation I needed to hit the ground running.”

Melanie Krieps Mergen

English and Music